Geocaching is a worldwide adventure sport which utilizes GPS devices to hide and seek hidden containers called geocaches. (Learn more about geocaching) To get started geocaching, all you need is a GPS receiver and a geocache location. (Learn more about getting started) You can find a nearby geocache location at geocaching.com by entering an address or town into the search box.
The Manitoba Geocaching Association (MBGA) strives to advance the sport of geocaching through social activities, public education and promotion of geocaching. (Learn more about the MBGA).
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Congratulations to the following MBGA members who achieved milestones in November 2016!
700: lord yorlik, cndgrandma, Team Kare-a-cache
Top 3 MBGA members with logged finds in November:
Awol - 703
Semb - 242
4e5s - 188
Top hiders of geocaches in November (non MBGA members included)
ilike2travel - 4
Jan&Ken - 3
magcha - 2
tracama - 2
NorthernImport - 2
20 non MBGA members also hit milestones in November. Become an MBGA member.
Congratulations to the following MBGA members who achieved milestones in October 2016!
400: sjmuldrew, WiiFore
600: Jan&Ken, lord yorlik, QuiltinAnnie, ZooCroo, checkerberries
1,400: the DoWoP's, stingy bandits
1,600: Sunny Owl & Hubby,
1,800: MarcoIslandGirl, GoogleEyes
2,000: ShopCrazy, thewark
2,500: Gidobear, Semb
4,000: Geo-Smart, Erocks
4,500: Awol, MLKoop, rika72
8,000: trovechasers, ertyu
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Our calendar is coming! GET IT HERE!
Filled with 13 photos submitted by Geocachers of Manitoba, this wall calendar is sure to entice you to get out Geocaching in some of the beautiful locations across our Province.
We are offering an early bird price of $15 for calendars pre-sold online. When the Calendars are in stock and sold at events, the price will be $20.
Only those pre-paying online qualify for the special $15 price. If you are paying later, when picking up your calendar, the cost will be $20.
Congratulations to the following MBGA members who achieved milestones in September 2016!
400: Amethyst Rain.
1,700: AF Girl
1,900: jorole, icimondo
Top three geocachers with logged finds for September:
Semb - 237
Geocacher Ken - 215
JB - 208